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Banksia nivea

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Banksia nivea

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$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
A10
Size: 14cm
Available: 30
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.88 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.66 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Banksia nivea Honeybot Dryandra,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Broad Domed, Rounded, Shrub Like

Description:
A small Western Australian shrub that has a tidy dome shape and honeypot-like golden yellow, orange or red flowers. Long narrow leaves have a tooth-like margin. Great for borders and in rockeries. Grows approx. 1m tall x 1m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers well drained soil and apply an organic mulch. Fertilise with a native specific fertiliser. Prune after flowering prune lightly to keep desired shape.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Proteaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Orange, Yellow, Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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